Green Angel. 1991. Etching and aquatint in colors. ULAE 253. Signed, dated and numbered. From an edition of 46 copies. On Barcham Green wove paper (with the watermark). 64.5 x 46 cm (25.3 x 18.1 in). Sheet: 57,5 x 78,8 cm (22,6 x 31 in). Published by Universal Limited Art Editions, Bay Shore/NY (with the blindstamp). Printed by John Lund, Shi Ji-Hong, Craig Zammiello. • Lavishly made print of particularly high quality • Early work from the fascinating series "Green Angel" made between 1990 and 1998 • Matthias Grünewald‘s Isenheim Isenheim Altarpiece and works by Picasso served as inspiration for the series – this way Johns combines Middle Ages and Modernism in a fascinating way.
PROVENANCE: Private collection North Rhine-Westphalia.